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Photon vs React Native Desktop: What are the differences?

Photon: Framework for Electron apps. The fastest way to build beautiful Electron apps using simple HTML and CSS. Underneath it all is Electron. Originally built for GitHub's Atom text editor, Electron is the easiest way to build cross-platform desktop applications; React Native Desktop: React Native for OS X. Build OS X desktop apps using React Native.

Photon and React Native Desktop can be categorized as "Cross-Platform Desktop Development" tools.

Photon and React Native Desktop are both open source tools. React Native Desktop with 11.2K GitHub stars and 478 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Photon with 9.04K GitHub stars and 519 GitHub forks.

What is Photon?

The fastest way to build beautiful Electron apps using simple HTML and CSS. Underneath it all is Electron. Originally built for GitHub's Atom text editor, Electron is the easiest way to build cross-platform desktop applications.

What is React Native Desktop?

Build OS X desktop apps using React Native.
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          Electron
          With Electron, creating a desktop application for your company or idea is easy. Initially developed for GitHub's Atom editor, Electron has since been used to create applications by companies like Microsoft, Facebook, Slack, and Docker. The Electron framework lets you write cross-platform desktop applications using JavaScript, HTML and CSS. It is based on io.js and Chromium and is used in the Atom editor.
          Element
          Element is a Vue 2.0 based component library for developers, designers and product managers, with a set of design resources.
          JavaFX
          It is a set of graphics and media packages that enables developers to design, create, test, debug, and deploy rich client applications that operate consistently across diverse platforms.
          Nativefier
          Nativefier is a command line tool that allows you to easily create a desktop application for any web site with succinct and minimal configuration. Apps are wrapped by Electron in an OS executable (.app, .exe, etc.) for use on Windows, OSX and Linux.
          Hazel
          This project lets you deploy an update server for Electron apps with ease: You only need to run a single command and fill out two text fields.
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